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Pocahontas Municipal

Pocahontas, IA
Phone: 712-335-4382
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Attendance: Not Attended
For Service Call Sheriffs Office (712) 335-3308.Unattended
Elevation:1,225 ft (373.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NE of Pocahontas
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:12/30, 18/36 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 4100 ft
Fees:No data
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.35  (self-service service)
100LL$ 5.20  (self serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4100 x 60ft. / 1249.7 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
301221.0ft. MSL
299° mag
301° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 295 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 520 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
121225.5ft. MSL
119° mag
121° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 239 ft Left of center, 40 ft high, 849 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:1999 x 135ft. / 609.3 x 41.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
181224.1ft. MSL
183° mag
185° true
0.3% down
No DataRoad, Both-Sides, 19 ft high, 405 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
Rwy 18 /36 Marked with Yellow Cones
361218.3ft. MSL
3° mag
5° true
0.3% up
No Data N

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Pocahontas
  • $5.35
  • $5.20
On field: NW
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 44.5733' / W94 38.8417'
Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
Mag Var:02E (2010)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
NOTAM Facility:FOD
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2000 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30; PAPI Rys 12 & 30; REIL Rys 12 & 30 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:18
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,943
GA Itinerant:2,557
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 6/11/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of PocahontasGary Mc Cartan
City Hall 23 West Elm218 North Main
Pocahontas, IA 50574Pocahontas, IA 50574
712-335-4841 (Office) 712-335-4382 (Office)
Office Number 712-335-4677